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Michael W. Horst, Ph.D., P.E.
horst@tcnj.edu 


I. Academic and Professional Employment

Sept 2006 The College of New Jersey - Ewing, N.J.
Present Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Civil Engineering
Full-time

Oct 2004 - Villanova University - Villanova, PA
May 2006 Post-Doctorate/Research Associate
Full-time
 Project manager for field and laboratory investigations regarding performance of Stormwater Management Best Management Practices (BMPs)
 Prepared project technical summary reports for Environmental Protection Agency
 Supervised graduate student thesis research (5 graduate students)


September 2004 - Federal Highway Administration (Hydraulics Research Lab) - Mclean, Virginia
Current Technical Consultant
Part-time
 Expert consultant for theoretical considerations to physical modeling of hydraulic phenomenon


Jan 2006 - The College of New Jersey - Ewing, N.J
May 2006 Adjunct Faculty
Part-time

Jan 2005 - Rowan University - Glassboro, NJ
May 2006 Adjunct Faculty
Part-time

Sept. 2003 - GKY & Associates - Mclean, Virginia
July 2004 Research Assistant (FHWA Water Research Laboratory)
Full-time
 Conducted laboratory experiments involving fluid phenomenon around hydraulic structures such as bridges and culverts
 Analyzed data and prepared summary reports


II. Educational Background

August 2004 Ph.D. - Civil Engineering (water resources engineering)
The Pennsylvania State University
Dissertation: Time Variation of Shear Stress Measurements at the Base of
Rectangular Piers
Advisor: Arthur C. Miller, Ph.D., P.E.

May 1999 M.Eng - Civil Engineering (water resources engineering)
The Pennsylvania State University

May 1996 B.S. - Civil Engineering
Minor - Environmental Engineering
The Pennsylvania State University

Mercuri & Associates Inc.

COMMITTED TO THE PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT OF WATER RESOURCES.